French Sculpture Census

crédits photo : Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
© artiste : public domain

d'après
DESJARDINS, Martin van den Bogaert, dit Martin
Breda, Pays-Bas 1637 - Paris 1694

Le Grand Dauphin
The Grand Dauphin

modèle 1688-1699, fonte vers 1699
bronze

statue(tte) équestre
avec la base : 57 x 21,3 x 48
taille accessoire : 11,8 x 19,7 x 39,5
poids (sculpture) : 31.000 lb
poids (support) : 11.000 lb

N° d'inv. : 1971.5.1
Credit Line : Andrew W. Mellon Fund

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, The National Gallery of Art

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Historique

  • Londres, marché de l'art
  • en 1967, Michael Hall Fine Arts, New York
  • 1971, 5 March, acheté par la National Gallery of Art, Washington, Andrew W. Mellon Fund

Bibliographie

  • Museum's website, 24 August 2011
  • 1974 Lewis
    Douglas Lewis, "Two Equestrian Statuettes after Martin Desjardins", Studies in the History of Art vol. 6, 1974, p. 142-155, repr.
  • 1984 Walker
    John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Rev. ed. New York, 1984, p. 640, n. 1009, repr., as Louis of France, The Grand Dauphin.
  • 1986 Seelig
    Lorenz Seelig, "Eine Reiterstatuette Kurfürst Max Emanuels von Bayern aus dem Jahr 1699", Anzeiger des Germanischen Nationalmuseums, 1986, p. 65-67, repr.
  • 1994 NGA Washington
    Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, p. 74, repr.

Exposition

  • 1974 Washington
    Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1974, n. VI, repr., as The Grand Dauphin on Horseback, Attributed to François Girardon
  • 1981 Springfield/Louisville
    Glorious Horsemen: Equestrian Art in Europe 1500-1800, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts; The J.B. Speed Museum of Art, Louisville, 1981-1982, n. 75

Oeuvres en rapport

Girardon, Le Grand Dauphin, bronze, 1799.
D'après Girardon, Le Grand Dauphin, bronze, New York, The Frick Collection, 15.2.64.